• Tuesday
  • September 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:39pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 108 for underwater diving

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Andaman reefs survive, but tourism is in peril

    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... Maseeh Rahman in South Andaman If divers from the Hong Kong Underwater Club had gone as scheduled on March 25 for a week's holiday in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, they would have ... the Indian mainland and cut travel time by six hours. The flights had also been scheduled to bring diving enthusiasts from Shanghai, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, in addition to ordinary ...

  2. Diving practice disrupted by outage

    Posted Aug 11th 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin Tian Liang and his diving teammates have made their first practice appearance in six weeks. But as soon as they returned to the public eye, they were hit by something that has been a common occurrence in Athens: a power failure. On Monday, the highly-talented Chinese team had their training cut short by a power outage that affected the diving pool. Power ...

  3. Troubled water

    Posted May 29th 2005, 12:00am by Steve Sandford

    ... non-destructive techniques such as free-dive gathering with large fish traps, which allow small fish to escape. Their legends suggest some Moken are able to listen to fish underwater and locate large ... how Moken children, by constricting the pupils in their eyes, could see twice as well underwater as European children- a handy adaptation when diving for shells. 'Without masks or scuba ...

  4. Zijin shares dive amid worries over toxic spill

    Posted Jul 14th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Zijin Mining's share price plunged 12 per cent yesterday on concerns the nation's largest gold producer faces hefty compensation claims and production delays after a toxic chemical spill into a major waterway. The Xiamen, Fujian province ...

  5. City dives at chance to welcome Olympic water sports heroes

    Posted Jan 06th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. You could say Hong Kong is diving into the New Year, with the national water sports 'dream team' back in town ... Li Ning. The proceeds of the diving show will go to the foundation, Hong Kong's 2009 East Asian Games and the Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association. As for tonight's gala, CAEF ...

  6. Ming An shares dive

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Shares of Ming An (Holdings) fell 7.55 per cent to a historic low yesterday after the Hong Kong-listed insurer reported a huge drop in earnings, partly reflecting losses from natural disasters on the mainland. Nevertheless, the company expres ...

  7. China Eastern dives as hopes dim for SIA deal

    Posted Aug 12th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Shares of China Eastern Airlines Corp tumbled yesterday as hopes diminished that negotiations with Singapore Airlines, which had planned to buy a stake in the troubled mainland carrier, would continue. China Eastern fell 10.06 per cent to 6.1 ...

  8. Profit warning triggers Hunan Nonferrous dive

    Posted Aug 08th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Carol Chan Shares in Hunan Nonferrous Metals Corp, the mainland's biggest zinc and tungsten producer, fell as much as 13.07 per cent yesterday to the lowest since it went public more than two years ago after the company issued a profit warning. The s ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted Jan 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the history of diving and underwater archaeology. Tue-Sun (including public holidays), 10am-6pm, closed Mon, HK Maritime Museum, G/F Murray House, Stanley Plaza, Stanley, HK$20. Inquiries: 2813 2322. ... Omnimax show about coral reef creatures and the impact of global climate change on them and their underwater environment. English shows Sat-Sun (including public holidays), 8.30pm; otherwise ...

  10. MPF returns dive but equity funds still top performers

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong The average return across all investment categories in the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) scheme slowed to 8.79 per cent last year after recording a robust 19.26 per cent in the previous year. The figures bring the average return of the MPF sc ...




SCMP.com Account